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Edward Beyer Auction Price Results

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Edward Beyer, Kanawha Fall. Fayette County VA.

Lot 76: Edward Beyer, Kanawha Fall. Fayette County VA.

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Description: BEYER, Edward (1820-1865) Kanawha Fall. Fayette County Va. From Album of Virginia. 1857. Lithograph. Fine lithographed view of Kanawha Fall in Virginia, float mounted and framed, based on the original painting by Beyer. Beyer was a German artist who traveled extensively in America, primarily in Virginia, between 1848 and 1857. The paintings, which he created from life, depict Virginia?s great spas, cities, and rural landscapes in the years leading up to the Civil War. This view was originally published, along with a series of others, in Album of Virginia. Framed: 25 ¼ x 32 ½ inches. Sheet size: 16 x 22 ½ inches

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Original Edward Beyer Virginia Lithograph

Lot 117: Original Edward Beyer Virginia Lithograph

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Description: Original Edward Beyer Virginia Lithograph "Roanoke Red Sulphur Spr.," published 1857 by the artist, from the "Album of Virginia," printed by Loeillot, Berlin, behind mat, unframed. Sheet 16.5 x 24 3/8 in. Purchased in 1969 from The Old Print Shop, New York City. The Estate Collection of Dr. & Mrs. R. Lewis Wright, Richmond, VA Corner bumps; clean with only trivial browning on edges.

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Pair of Edward Beyer 19th c. prints of Virginia.

Lot 184: Pair of Edward Beyer 19th c. prints of Virginia.

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Description: Beyer, Edward. (Ger., 1820-1865). "Harper's Ferry from Jefferson's Rock" and "Burner's White Sulphur Spr. Shenandoah Co." Beyer's Album of Virginia. Colored print. Matted & framed under glass. Sight: 13 3/4" x 19".

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BEYER, Album of Virginia.

Lot 210: BEYER, Album of Virginia.

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Description: BEYER, Edward (1820-1865). Album of Virginia. [Printed in Dresden and Berlin, copyrighted in Richmond, Virginia]. [1857-] 1858. Oblong folio (16 x 24 4/8 inches). Colour tinted lithographic vignette title-page (lightly spotted and a bit creased) 40 colour tinted lithographic plates after Beyer by Rau & Son and A. v. W. Loeillot (some mainly marginal spotting to the early plates, one or two short marginal tears and stains). Modern half brown morocco gilt, over original cloth covers; modern red morocco slipcase. First edition.

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After Edward Beyer (German 1820-1865), Album of Virginia: Group of Sixteen Works, each a lithograph with hand coloring, 356 x 508 mm

Lot 263: After Edward Beyer (German 1820-1865), Album of Virginia: Group of Sixteen Works, each a lithograph with hand coloring, 356 x 508 mm

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Description: After Edward Beyer (German 1820-1865) Album of Virginia: Group of Sixteen Works Each a lithograph with hand coloring, 1857, by W. Loeilot, Berlin, part of a set of 40 plates; each apparently in good condition aside from some with toning and foxing. Each framed.* Sight size of each: 356 x 508 mm (14 x 20 in)

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EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) NEW YORK RAILROAD LITHOGRAPH

Lot 848: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) NEW YORK RAILROAD LITHOGRAPH

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Description: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) NEW YORK RAILROAD LITHOGRAPH, on paper, titled ""The High Bridge at Portage, B. & N.Y.C.R.R. / Wyoming County, N.Y.", 1853, additional information printed adjacent to title. Period giltwood frame.

Condition Report: Good condition with no tears or holes evident, some scattered light spotting and foxing.

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EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865)

Lot 851: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" LITHOGRAPH

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Description: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" LITHOGRAPH, on paper, hand-colored, titled ""The Little Tunnel Near Shawsville, Va & T.R.R. / Montgomery County, Va", 1857. Modern frame and mat.

Condition Report: Good condition with light spotting and foxing.

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EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865)

Lot 878: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" FOLIO REPRINT

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Description: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" FOLIO REPRINT, comprising 41 plates and handbook in original faux-leather box, published by the Virginia State Library, 1980.

Condition Report: Title plate with foxing, remainder excellent.

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Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia,

Lot 1135: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "The Salt Pond ....., Giles Co., Va. No.1" from Album of Virginia, a lithograph on paper...

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Description: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "The Salt Pond ....., Giles Co., Va. No.1" from Album of Virginia, a lithograph on paper, French matted and silver gilt framed under glass Visible image 13 1/2" high, 19" wide.

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Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German,

Lot 1136: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German, "U.S. Armory at Harper's Ferry, Jefferson County, Va., Album of Virginia", lithograph on paper,

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Description: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German, "U.S. Armory at Harper's Ferry, Jefferson County, Va., Album of Virginia", lithograph on paper, French matted and framed under glass, printed by Rau & Son, Dresden. Some fading of colors, minor foxing. Visible image 15" high, 20" wide.

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Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia,

Lot 1175: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "Roanoke Red Sulphur Spg., Roanoke Co." from Album of Virginia, lithograph on paper,

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Description: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "Roanoke Red Sulphur Spg., Roanoke Co." from Album of Virginia, lithograph on paper, framed under glass. Stains to print, fading to colors, veneer issues to frame. 15 3/4" high, 20 1/4" wide.

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Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German, Virginia,

Lot 1181: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German, Virginia, "Natural Bridge, Rockbridge Co., Va." from Album of Virginia, lithograph on paper,

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Description: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, German, Virginia, "Natural Bridge, Rockbridge Co., Va." from Album of Virginia, lithograph on paper, French matted and silver gilt framed under glass. Faded colors, toning to matt line. Visible image 15 3/4" high, 17 3/4" wide.

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Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia,

Lot 1729: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "Natural Bridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia" from Album of Virginia, a print in colors...

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Description: Edward Beyer, 1820-1865, Germany, Virginia, "Natural Bridge, Rockbridge County, Virginia" from Album of Virginia, a print in colors on paper, matted and framed under glass. Staining, tear to lower left edge. Visible image 15 1/4" high, 18 1/2" wide.

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Lot 51: BEYER, Edward (1820-1865). Album of Virginia. [Richmond:] W. Loeillot in Berlin and Rau & Son in Dresden for Beyer, [1857]-1858.

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Description: Oblong 2o (422 x 620mm). Hand-coloured tinted lithographic title and 40 hand-coloured lithographic views after Beyer. (Short marginal tear in title, and one other plate.) Loose in modern linen portfolio, linen solander box. A splendid album of lithographic views of early Virginia, produced by a German artist resident in Virginia from about 1854-56. Howes cites an 1856 issue, which must be a ghost as no such copy of it is in NUC or otherwise known. A smaller-format edition of descriptive text was published in Richmond in 1857. Howes USiana B-413; Sabin 5125 (1857).

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Lot 127: Beyer, Edward

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Description: Album of Virginia. [Printed in Dresden and Berlin, copyrighted in Richmond, Va., 1857-] 1858 Oblong folio (16 1/4 x 24 1/8 in.; 413 x 613 mm). Color-lithographed title-page and 40 color-lithographed plates after Beyer by Rau & Son and A. v. W. Loeillot; foxed, dampstained, few tears repaired. Publisher's quarter morocco; backstrip missing, covers detached, worn. FIRST EDITION. A scarce album of Virginian mineral springs and other topographical resorts, drawn by Beyer, a graduate of the Düsseldorf Academy of Arts, during a three-year tour of the Old Dominion. A separate smaller-format volume of descriptive text was published in Richmond in 1857. Howes cites, without locating, an apparently apocryphal 1856 edition; no such copy is listed in NUC. Sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return. References: Bennett 10; Howes B413; NYPL/Deák 721; Sabin 5125 Provenance: Daniel H. H. Ingalls (bookplate).

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EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 LANDSCAPE IN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA, 1857 Lithograph: 17 x 13 in. (sight)

Lot 140: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 LANDSCAPE IN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA, 1857 Lithograph: 17 x 13 in. (sight)

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Description: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 LANDSCAPE IN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA, 1857 Lithograph: 17 x 13 in. (sight) Framed; lower left in plate; Taken from Nature by Ed. Beyer; lower center; entered according to act of congress in the Year 1857 by Ed. Beyer in the clerks office of the District of Columbia; lower center WHITE SULPHUR SPRING MONTGOMERY; lower right Lith. Anst. V. W. Loeillot in Berlin. Provenance: The Greenbrier.

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EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ALBUM OF VIRGINIA: WHITE SULFUR SPRINGS Lithograph: 16 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (sight)

Lot 140A: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ALBUM OF VIRGINIA: WHITE SULFUR SPRINGS Lithograph: 16 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (sight)

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Description: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ALBUM OF VIRGINIA: WHITE SULFUR SPRINGS Lithograph: 16 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (sight) Framed Provenance: The Greenbrier.

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EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ROCKBRIDGE ALBUM FROM ROCKBRIDGE CO., VIRGINIA Lithograph: 20 3/4 x 14 in. (sight)

Lot 141: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ROCKBRIDGE ALBUM FROM ROCKBRIDGE CO., VIRGINIA Lithograph: 20 3/4 x 14 in. (sight)

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Description: EDUARD BEYER GERMAN, 1820-1865 ROCKBRIDGE ALBUM FROM ROCKBRIDGE CO., VIRGINIA Lithograph: 20 3/4 x 14 in. (sight) Framed Provenance: The Greenbrier.

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Reproduction

Lot 142: Reproduction "Album of Virginia" by Edward Beyer

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Description: Published by Virginia State Library in 1980. Contains reproductions of Beyer's paintings throughout the state.

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EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865)

Lot 259: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" LITHOGRAPH

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Description: EDWARD BEYER (1820-1865) "ALBUM OF VIRGINIA" LITHOGRAPH, on paper, titled "NATURAL BRIDGE / ROCKBRIDGE Co. Va.", 1857. Contemporary frame and mat. 15 3/4" x 18" sight.

Condition Report: Excellent condition and color, very faint horizontal shadow below lower title, probably from a previous mat.

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Beyer, Eduard

Lot 263: Beyer, Eduard

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Description: Beyer, Eduard Germany (1820-1865) VIEWS OF WEYER'S CAVE, AUGUSTA CO. VIRGINIA, 1859 (From Album of Virginia) hand colored lithograph, framed 14 x 19 1/2 inches

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BEYER, EDWARD. 1820-1865. Album of Virginia. [Dresden & Berlin]: Beyer, 1858.

Lot 278: BEYER, EDWARD. 1820-1865. Album of Virginia. [Dresden & Berlin]: Beyer, 1858.

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Description: Album of Virginia. [Dresden & Berlin]: Beyer, 1858. Tinted lithograph title with 5 vignettes and 40 tinted lithograph plates. Oblong folio (415 x 616 mm). Original half black sheep over blind embossed cloth, upper cover with elaborate gilt-stamped title. Some faint foxing, only occasionally apparent on recto, hinges repaired, corners and head and tail of spine rubbed.SUPERB ALBUM OF LITHOGRAPHIC VIEWS OF VIRGINIA BY A GERMAN ARTIST RESIDENT FROM 1854-1856. Beyer, a graduate of Dusseldorf Academy of Art, first traveled to America in 1848, at first settling in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He visited Virginia in 1854 and stayed until about 1856 or 1857 sketching and painting a number of scenes that would appear in the present work, after the publication of which he returned to Germany. The scenes depicted in the album include: the Natural Bridge in Rockbridge County, Harper's Ferry, Kanawha Fall, Old Point Comfort, James River Canal; spelunking scenes in Weyer's Cave; and resorts and natural springs such as Stribling Springs, White Sulphur Spring, Hot Springs. It is conceivable that one of the reasons, beyond their obvious beauty, that Beyer depicted so many natural springs and resorts is because of his wife's ailing health. The title-page vignettes include Monticello and Mount Vernon. Howes mentions an 1836 issue although this is likely a ghost as no copies are located by him or more recent bibliographers. An octavo volume with descriptions for the plates was issued, but rarely accompanies this volume. Howes B413; Sabin 5125.Provenance: H. Bradley Martin; his sale, Sotheby's New York, June 14, 1990, lot 3510.Acquisition: purchased from Ursus Rare Books, 2000, $20,055.

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Group of Three Lithograph on Paper Landscape Views from Edward Beyer's (German, 1820-1865) Album of Virginia, identified in the plates

Lot 381: Group of Three Lithograph on Paper Landscape Views from Edward Beyer's (German, 1820-1865) Album of Virginia, identified in the plates

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Description: Group of Three Lithograph on Paper Landscape Views from Edward Beyer's (German, 1820-1865) Album of Virginia, identified in the plates (foxing, staining).

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EDUARD BEYER im Rheinland um 1820 - 1865 München

Lot 402: EDUARD BEYER im Rheinland um 1820 - 1865 München

Description: "Natural Bridge, Nord Amerika". Zeichnung in brauner und blauer Tinte um 1850. Monogrammiert sowie auf der Unterlage signiert, betitelt und bezeichnet. Auf Velin, auf bräunlichem Karton mit geprägter Einrahmung alt montiert. 13 x 18,5 cm. Gering gebräunt. Beyer, der an der Akademie in Düsseldorf studierte, wanderte 1848 nach Amerika aus, wo er u.a. in Philadelphia, Cincinnati und Virginia tätig war. Nach seiner Rückkehr nach Deutschland im Jahr 1857 schuf er aus den mitgebrachten Skizzen Vorlagen für verschiedene Graphikfolgen und Mappenwerke. Estimation: 750 Euro

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Lot 772: *Edward Beyer, Dated 1855 HOUSES, FARMS AND MOUNTAINSCAPE: A

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Description: VIEW OF WYTHEVILLE, VIRGINIA IN THE FALL OF THE YEAR oil on canvas 25 by 50 in. (63.5 by 127 cm.) Signed and dated Ed. Beyer 1855, l.r. Edward Beyer was born in Germany in 1820 and died in Munich in 1865. He was a landscape painer, who after studies at the Dusseldorf Academy, came to American circa 1848 or 1849 first settling in Newark, New Jersey. He remained in American for the next nine years. From 1854 to 1857 he was in Virginia and made the sketches for his best known work, Album of Virginia (see lot 774). That volume of chromolithographs was published in Richmond in 1858. Beyer had plates done in Germany of his work and had them sent back to Virginia. This picture at one time hung in the lobby of the George Wythe Hotel in Wythesville, Virginia. Provenance: R.P. Johnson of Wytheville, Virginia; Hazle Johnson Thomas (his daughter); Robert Eley Johnson (his grandson), 1979 Robert E. Crawford, Crozier, Virginia Exhibition: Roanoke, Virginia, The Roanoke City Library and the Roanoke Fine Arts Center present an exhibition of the works of Edward Beyer, April 7-May 18, 1974, no. 7 in the exhibition catalogue.

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Lot 1958: BEYER, EDWARD (1820-1865)

Description: Album of Virginia, Viaduct on Cheat River, 1857 Lithograph in colors 28x44 cm (11x17.4 in).

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